Shikokuchuo is in Eastern Ehime Pref. , Shikoku region.
Ehime has 117 judo clubs and 2776 judo members; pre-school kid 61, elementary school kids 666, junior high school kids 491, high school kids 436, university students 54, adults 663, instructors 405.
Nagano Toshihide sensei
He is a representative and a founder of ” Universal Judo Academy”. Before he founded this club, he taught Judo in a ordinary judo club and raise a lot of strong athletes by providing strict lessons. But he felt a sense of crisis because not a few kids who are not strong left Judo and it is difficult for children with developmental disorder to join in their lessons. so he founded “Universal Judo Academy” so that both typical children and children with developmental disorder can enjoy Judo together.
Universal Judo Academy
There are several judo clubs in Shikoku-Chuo city.
2019/12 Ehime Pref. Women class-by-class Judo Championships あいテレビ杯愛媛県女子柔道体重別選手権大会
- Ehime Pref. Tourism Information（English) いよ観ネット 愛媛県観光物産協会
- Shikokuchuo-city Tourism Association (Japanese)/四国中央市観光協会
- Matsuyama Tourism Information (English) 松山観光コンベンション協会